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Producer : Terribly Tiny Talkies
Writer | Director | Co-Producer : Devashish Makhija
Cast : Nimrat Kaur, Divyendu Sharma, Vibha Chibber


A spaghetti-eastern in which a clingy husband haunts his irritated wife with a fossilized dodo for company. An exploration of love, way past its ‘expiry’ date.

awards & recognition

  • One of Filmfare’s top 8 indian short films of all time.
  • Best Comedy Film, JIFF 2016.
  • Best Actress, KIFF 2015.
  • Best Film Runner-up, Manhattan Shorts India 2015.
  • One of the five Best of 2015 at MAMI Mumbai Film Festival.


  • “Edge of the seat!”
    ~ ScoopWhoop
  • “Wonderful.”
    ~ India Today
  • “Brilliant”
    ~ Rasika Dugal (Actor, Qissa)
  • “Brilliant”
    ~ Shaan Vyas (Producer, Zubaan)
  • “Makhija’s El’ayichi is hilarious in its treatment and comic timing. Excellent sound design, stellar performances… that rib-tickling Mackenna’s Gold feel.”
    ~ Man’s World
  • “Refreshing” – Jamuura